Unlikeable Female Characters

It's the new buzzword, unlikeable female character... funny how that came right on the heels of strong female characters, huh? I was recently a guest on the podcast Unlikeable Female Characters, with all my thoughts. Thanks to hosts Kristen Lepionka, Layne Fargo, and Wendy Heard for the great conversation! https://open.spotify.com/episode/3yhBPOhbwFwEvf9HNOpaZs

The Enduring Qualities of Myth & Publishing Without An Agent With Elizabeth Tammi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rsnSoRtV0kI&lc=z23uitqrpkzbcpfwb04t1aokg45gfeyj5ptmnb3le5bcbk0h00410 Today's guest on the podcast is Elizabeth Tammi, author of Outrun the Wind which released from Flux  in 2018, and the forthcoming The Weight of a Soul, coming in December of 2019. Elizabeth studies creative writing and journalism at Mercer University, where she works for her college’s newspaper and literary magazine. Elizabeth joined me … Continue reading The Enduring Qualities of Myth & Publishing Without An Agent With Elizabeth Tammi

Writing From A Place of Pain & How Process Can Change For Each Project With Anica Mrose Rissi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-erBnDjoW0 Posting the newest episode of the podcast early for everyone who is stuck indoors this weekend! Today’s guest is Anica Mrose Rissi the author of the Anna, Banana chapter-book series, the picture books Watch Out for Wolf! and The Teacher’s Pet, as well as a YA novel, Always Forever Maybe. Her essays have been published by The Writer and the New York Times, … Continue reading Writing From A Place of Pain & How Process Can Change For Each Project With Anica Mrose Rissi

Poetry, Typewriters & How A Slower Process Can Boost Your Creativity with Sean Petrie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xx0tnQ66EMA Welcome back to the guest format of the podcast! I hope you enjoy my new lineup for 2019. Today's guest is Sean Petrie, a founding member of the poetry group Typewriter Rodeo and co-author of Typewriter Rodeo: Real People, Real Stories, Custom Poems (Andrews McMeel Universal 2018). He has six short children's books coming out in … Continue reading Poetry, Typewriters & How A Slower Process Can Boost Your Creativity with Sean Petrie

Welcome To The New Home For Writer, Writer, Pants on Fire!

I've been blogging since 2011, and always used Blogger as the home for Writer, Writer, Pants on Fire. Unfortunately, Blogger hasn't seen an update since 2015, and lately I've been spending a lot of time filtering out spam comments. It was time to move on, and so I've created the new Writer, Writer, Pants on … Continue reading Welcome To The New Home For Writer, Writer, Pants on Fire!